Thursday 18th October 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM @ Islington Central Library, 2 Fieldway Crescent, London N5 1PF
The story of London’s black music and the larger-than-life characters making it, journeying from Soho jazz clubs, Finsbury Park blues dances, King’s Cross warehouse raves to the nation’s pop charts, and how sound system culture redefined British youth culture. Alongside this journey through the musical history of London, is the story of the shaping of a city, and in turn the whole nation though immigration.
Best Selling Author Lloyd Bradley talks about his book ‘Sounds like London’ – 100 years of Black music in the capital.
This is a FREE event.